Batallas Municipality

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Batallas
Municipality
Coordinates: 16°15′S 68°25′W / 16.250°S 68.417°W / -16.250; -68.417
Country  Bolivia
Department La Paz Department
Province Los Andes Province
Seat Batallas
Population (2001)
 • Total 18.693[1]
 • Ethnicities Aymara
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Batallas Municipality is the third municipal section of the Los Andes Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its capital is Batallas.

Geography[edit]

The Cordillera Real traverses the Batallas Municipality. Some of the highest mountains of the municipality are listed below:[2]

Languages[edit]

The languages spoken in the Batallas Municipality are mainly Aymara, Spanish and Quechua.

Language Inhabitants
Quechua 181
Aymara 18,360
Guaraní 6
Another native 14
Spanish 13,336
Foreign 66
Only native 6,585
Native and Spanish 11,816
Only Spanish 1,525

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE) 2001
  2. ^ Bolivian IGM map 1.50,000 Lago Khara Kkota


Coordinates: 16°15′00″S 68°25′00″W / 16.25°S 68.4167°W / -16.25; -68.4167